CITY OF SOUTH BEND - COUNCIL MEETING - October 12, 2016

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1. CALL TO ORDER

The budget workshop was called to order by Mayor Struck at 5:30 pm. Members present: Councilor Olsen, Councilor Williams, Councilor Neve, Councilor Webber, Councilor Hall, Police Chief Eastham, City Supervisor Houk and Clerk/Treasurer Roberts.

2. BUDGET WORKSHOP

All aspects of the projected 2017 budget were reviewed and discussed. It was recommended that the projected budget move forward with a garbage rate increase of $7.84 per month. Mayor Struck and Clerk/Treasurer Roberts will sit down and revisit some of the cost allocations to current expense. The council asked that several line items: Website Management, Computer Software Maintenance and LEOFF 1 Benefits be reviewed/double checked for accuracy. Clerk/Treasurer Roberts advised she would make double check those items, make the changes discussed and put together the proposed budget for the councils review by Monday, October 17th.

3. ADJOURNMENT

The meeting was adjourned at 7:50 pm to meet again at 5:30 PM on Monday, October 24, 2016 for the next regularly scheduled meeting at South Bend City Hall.